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  • Co-Founder of Next Level Games to Retire Soon
    • John Day
    • Mar, 09 2022
    Co-Founder of Next Level Games to Retire Soon Douglas Tronsgard, the president and ex-CEO of Next Level Games, is going to retire soon. During his tenure, the Nintendo-owned company has released popular games from franchises like Super Mario, Metroid, or Ticket to Ride. Now Tronsgard is going to retire, and not for any other company.  Next Level Games was founded in Vancouver back in 2002 and grew into a company from Canada’s Top 100 Employers. All this time Douglas Tronsgard, one of its founders, has been a key figure in its management. Since 2014, the company works exclusively with Nintendo as it was acquired by the Japanese company.  No wonder...
  • Instagram Introduces Automatic Captions to Videos
    • John Day
    • Mar, 07 2022
    Instagram Introduces Automatic Captions to Videos When you record a video, you may want to add the text you say to it as a caption. It takes time, though, and so you may feel like skipping this part. Then you’ll be glad to hear that Instagram will soon launch the auto-captions feature. Just say your words, speech recognition will do the rest.  The feature is available by default, so you don’t have to do anything at all to start making videos with automatic subtitles. It’s up to video creators whether they want to include the captions or not. Instagram notes that this move will make Instagram a...
  • Top 5 Smart Home Apps – Make Your Home Smarter
    • Amelia Foster
    • Mar, 07 2022
    Top 5 Smart Home Apps – Make Your Home Smarter Smart homes, which are homes with a large number of interconnected devices, can make life easier and more convenient for their inhabitants. Smart home devices can be controlled via a remote, app, voice assistant, or Wifi. However, the more devices that are connected, the more issues can arise. There are many apps that can be used to control a smart home, some of which are Alarm.com, myHome Plus App, Xfinity Home, Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, Samsung Smart Things App, and Nest.  To help you manage all your devices, I’ve prepared reviews of the 5 best smart home apps for you. Alarm.com Alarm.com is a...
  • Garena and BTS New Collaboration
    • Louise Wells
    • Mar, 02 2022
    Garena and BTS New Collaboration Garena Free Fire hopes to attract a bigger audience to their mobile game by collaborating with a Korean pop group. The new event takes place in March. Pop stars were named the ambassadors of the game around the world. Recently, Garena has shared the news on the new collaboration with BTS. The highly popular mobile game meets singers to promote them in other countries. The game reached 1 billion downloads only on Google Play back in July 2021. The collaboration will begin with the official event that will introduce new ambassadors for the game. There are no specific details about an...
  • Sims 4 New Extension Released
    • John Day
    • Feb, 28 2022
    Sims 4 New Extension Released The new extension pack is called My Wedding Stories. It is launched as part of The Sims 4. For now, EA did not release any patch notes. The Sims 4 new extension has already confused many players. The pack offers players the ability to celebrate being in love. It was released on February 23. The pack comes closer to Valentine’s Day. It was released on the original platforms where you play Sims, including Windows, macOS, Xbox One, and PS4. The patch was released at the very same time. The main problem is that there were patch notes which usually come with...
  • Google Home 2.48 Allows Using iOS Phones as a Remote Control
    • Hannah Marsh
    • Feb, 23 2022
    Google Home 2.48 Allows Using iOS Phones as a Remote Control Following in the footsteps of Android, Google Home now made it possible for iOS devices to control Chromecast with Google TV. Additionally, the new 2.48 version has made several tweaks to the stats and graphs of Google Wifi. After you download the new update, it is important to ensure that your TV is turned on before you start the setup process. This will ensure that everything is properly installed and will work without a hitch. Once everything is properly installed, you should be able to see an ‘Open remote’ button appear when you tap the Home button. After that, you can...
  • Flick Stick and Gyro Controls are Coming to Fortnite
    • Dominic Hayes
    • Feb, 21 2022
    Flick Stick and Gyro Controls are Coming to Fortnite Anyone who’s using PS4, PS5, or PC will not be able to enjoy brand-new motion controls in Fortnite. Gyro controls are not something new. They have previously been implemented in Nintendo Switch and some Android games; however, these new gyro controls that are coming to PC and PS4/5 are a lot more robust and feature a new option of using a flick stick. When using gyro controls, you can turn your Fortnite camera by tilting your controller in various directions. This means that by combining regular stick aiming and camera tilting using your controller, you will be able to greatly improve your...
  • WhatsApp Gets an Updated Voice Calling Interface
    • Amelia Foster
    • Feb, 14 2022
    WhatsApp Gets an Updated Voice Calling Interface WhatsApp has been updating its features for quite a while now. Recently, the messaging platform has presented a new updated voice calling interface to its users. The feature is still in beta testing, and in addition, the screen for ban reviews for users will become more easy to use. The chosen color pallets are also about to get reworked to dynamically change on your phone. The update was spotted by some Android users for beta 2.22.5.4 and 2.22.5.3. The first reports of a new interface have been seen in December of 2021. The company has stated that a reworked look will...
  • Video Playbacks on Twitter Will Become More Comfortable
    • John Day
    • Feb, 12 2022
    Video Playbacks on Twitter Will Become More Comfortable Twitter will get a new update that can make your experience on the app much more comfortable. The feature is currently in beta-testing for Android and Web users, and soon enough, it will roll out on iOS devices. Now, users can enjoy using playback speed for videos in 2x, 1x, and 0,5x. The company has announced on its official account exciting news. Active Twitter users are really glad to see the update coming to the app, as it might change the in-app experience completely. The platform will allow you to slow down or speed up both videos and voice Tweets, so you...
  • The Drop of Interest Reaches Halo Infinite
    • Hannah Marsh
    • Feb, 09 2022
    The Drop of Interest Reaches Halo Infinite Halo Infinite has launched its online mode only three months ago, and it already surprises all users with intriguing statistics. Upon analyzing the information from Steam Database we can see that the game managed to lose 90% of its players. The highest activity record was set during its premiere and reached around 272,000 people. Right now, the game has 28,668 active players at best. A lot of sources decided that such a drop signifies the game’s multiple downsides. Although in this case, Steam data is not the main criteria that should be looked at. Halo Infinite was also released on Xbox...
  • Expected Growth in Health and Fitness Apps in 2022
    • Amelia Foster
    • Feb, 07 2022
    Expected Growth in Health and Fitness Apps in 2022 The pandemic hit all of us physically and mentally back in 2020; it was hard to keep up with the world and stay healthy. Then Health and Fitness apps saw enormous growth in interest, along with downloads jump. Users were ready to spend more time and money to be fit in the terms of quarantine. The curve kept growing till 2021, training apps saw their rise and reached over 290 million downloads, which is up 14% since 2019. This interest in Health and Fitness category was born from people locked up at home and being restless to do something. During the...
  • Spotify to Add Content Advisory on COVID-19-related Podcasts
    • Amelia Foster
    • Feb, 02 2022
    Spotify to Add Content Advisory on COVID-19-related Podcasts Spotify promised to add content advisory to all the podcast episodes that touch the topic of COVID-19. This update will roll out very soon and help fight the pandemic misinformation on the platform. Read on for details.  First of Its Kind As Spotify Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek says, the content advisory feature on Spotify podcasts is the first of its kind in the niche of large-scale podcast platforms. The misinformation problem in podcasts even attracted UK’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, who joined Spotify with their Archwell foundation to help eliminate COVID-19 misinformation.  After the update, all the podcast episodes that...